Raspberry Pi

Modular Raspberry Pi Phone With Internet Of Things Support

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts may be interested in a new modular Raspberry Pi phone created by SB Components that comes complete with Internet of things …

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How To Find Your Raspbian Version

A quick tip for you today folks, to show you a few different ways to identify the Raspbian version you’re running on your Raspberry Pi.<p>I had to do a …

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Bringing MATLAB to a Vacuum Near You

The essence of hacking is modifying something to do a different function. Many of us learned as kids, though, that turning the family TV into an …

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HackSpace magazine #1 is out now!

HackSpace magazine is finally here! Grab your copy of the new magazine for makers today, and try your hand at some new, exciting skills.<p>What is …

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Adafruit I2S Stereo Decoder UDA1334A Breakout

Adafruit has added a new breakout board to their range of decoders in the form of the Adafruit I2S Stereo Decoder UDA1334A Breakout which is now …

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HackSpace magazine

The first issue of HackSpace magazine is here! Join us as we explore thinking machines, build a trebuchet, learn how Arduino changed the world, see …

Makerspaces

Computer modules fast-track ARM Cortex A53/A72 processors

Single board computer firm Congatec is now offering Qseven and SMARC standard modules with 64-bit NXP i.MX8 processors. These are based on the new …

Electronics

LattePanda Delta Mini PC Unveiled By DFRobot

DFRobot as this week announced the imminent launch of a new mini PC called the LattePanda Delta which the company is expected to launch via …

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Playboi Carti x Pi'erre Bourne - "Yo Pi'erre!" [STREAM]

Stream “Yo Pi’erre!” by Playboi Carti and Pi’erre Bourne above.<p>After Pi’erre Bourne and Playboi Carti dropped one of the hottest tracks of the year, …

Playboi Carti

Raspberry Jam Big Birthday Weekend 2018

To celebrate the Raspberry Pi’s sixth birthday, we’re coordinating Raspberry Jams all over the world to take place over the Raspberry Jam Big …

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Teach your child to code with the Kano Computer Kit for $100 (Reg. $120)

Amazon is offering the Kano Computer Kit (2017 Edition) for <b>$99.99 shipped</b>. That’s $20 off the regular price and an Amazon all-time low that we’ve tracked. With this kit, your child (ages 6+) can learn how to build a Raspberry Pi 3, code, play games and more. Rated 4.2/5 stars by Amazon …

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Snips lets you build your own voice assistant to embed into your devices

French startup Snips is now helping you build a custom voice assistant for your device. Snips doesn’t use Amazon’s Alexa Voice Service or Google Assistant SDK — the company is building its own voice assistant so that you can embed it on your devices. And the best part is that it doesn’t send …

Startups

Creating a holiday light show using Raspberry Pi, xLights and a matrix

Ah, it’s that time of year again for people launching holiday light shows! This year, we’ll look at using a Raspberry Pi and the free and open source …

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What do you want your button to do?

Here at Raspberry Pi, we know that getting physical with computing is often a catalyst for creativity. Building a simple circuit can open up a world …

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Pip, a Raspberry Pi powered handheld, nears funding goal - Hardware

The Pip Kickstarter campaign is a little over a week old and it is now within touching distance of being a success. With 20 days to go and having …

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Professor Vikram Explains the Integration of Mixed Reality/Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality into Various Technologies

IEEE Senior Member Vikram Kapila, Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Director, Mechatronics, Controls, and Robotics …

Augmented Reality

Hitaltech returns to the Southern Manufacturing and Electronics Exhibition

The Southern Manufacturing and Electronics Exhibition is the UK’s largest regional manufacturing technology, electronics and subcontracting …

Engineering

10 Hacking Tools You Think Would be Illegal But are for Sale Online

And not in some dark corner of the internet, either.<p>By on<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>Thanks to shows like <i>Mr. Robot</i>, hacking is having its …

Security

UK government issues advice on what makes 'Kodi boxes’ illegal

While streaming services like Netflix and Spotify have provided easy (and affordable) ways for Britons to enjoy legal content in their homes, the UK government is still waging war against what it calls "illicit streaming devices." This week, the Intellectual Property Office published official …

Streaming

Robo C2 Brings Simplicity to Complex 3D Printing [Review]

3D printing is not just for hobbyists any more, companies are banking on the technology and truly putting the results to work. <b>Local Motors</b> is always …

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Python keeps a gecko happy: terrarium automation with Raspberry Pi

For better or worse, pets often serve as inspiration and test subjects for hardware hacks: smarten up that hamster wheel, tweet the squirrel hunting …

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Master Raspberry Pi Programming With This In-Depth Training Bundle, Now Over 90% Off

Learning the fundamentals behind computer programming and robotics doesn't have to be a mind-numbing slog through dense lines of code—or at least that's the philosophy behind the Raspberry Pi microcomputer and its suite of educational tools. Whether you're a programming savant or a complete novice, …

Off-The-Shelf Hacker: Hedley the Robotic Skull Notices Its Creator

Much has happened in the past couple weeks with my current project, building a robot skull. The skull is operational and reliably tracks me as I move …

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Raspberry Pi OctoPrint Monitors And Streams Your 3D Print In Real Time

3D printing enthusiasts looking for a way to monitor and control their 3D prints using a Raspberry Pi mini PC may be interested in OctoPrint, a free …

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Flip-Dot Display Brought Out of Retirement by New Drivers

LED matrix displays and flat-screen monitors have largely supplanted old-school electromechanical models for public signage. We think that’s a shame, …

Determine

Wand Pi 8M Raspberry Pi Alternative Mini PC Unveiled From $89

A range of new Raspberry Pi mini PC alternatives has been made available to preorder today in the form of the Wand Pi 8M, which is now available to …

13 greats gifts for the geek guys and gals in your life

1/13<p>For the puzzle geek: Escape rooms!<p>Remember Myst? Or those Flash-based, click-your-mouse-around-to-escape-a-locked-room games that were all the rage a few years back?<p>Imagine that concept, but in real life.<p>Escape Rooms set you and your friends (generally groups of 6-10 people) in a “locked” (not …

Science Fiction

10 Black Friday deals you can get right now - up to 98 percent off

popsci shop<p>There are big savings to be had this holiday season<p>Normally speaking, you have to wade through turkey and TV repeats before the sales begin. But this year, you can already grab some awesome Black Friday deals at the Popular Science Shop. Plus, take an additional 15 percent off with …

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Elevate Your Raspberry Pi Programming Potential with this 8-Course Collection

For the uninitiated, Raspberry Pi is a tiny, chip-sized computer that can be used in a myriad of electronic products, like robots and home automation …

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HF Reception with an EeePC and an RTL-SDR Blog V3 Running on a Raspberry Pi with SpyServer

Over on YouTube user IW2DZX has uploaded a video showing him using an old EeePC 900 to receive HF with an RTL-SDR V3 running in direct sampling mode …

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